CorporateInvestorsNovember 05, 2020

Share Buyback Transaction Details November 2 – 4, 2020

Wolters Kluwer today reports that it has repurchased 72,177 of its own ordinary shares in the period from November 2, 2020, up to and including November 4, 2020, for €5.2 million and at an average share price of €72.44.

These repurchases are part of the share buyback program announced on February 26, 2020, under which we intend to repurchase shares for up to €350 million during 2020.

The cumulative amounts repurchased to date under this program are as follows:

Share Buyback 2020

Period Cumulative shares repurchased in period Total consideration (€ million) Average share price (€)
2020 to date 4,127,130 280.2 67.9

For the period starting November 2, 2020, up to and including December 29, 2020, we have engaged a third party to execute €75 million of buybacks on our behalf, within the limits of relevant laws and regulations (in particular Regulation (EU) 596/2014) and the company’s Articles of Association.

Repurchased shares are added to and held as treasury shares and will be used for capital reduction purposes or to meet obligations arising from share-based incentive plans.

Further information is available on our website:

This press release contains information which is to be made publicly available under Regulation (EU) 596/2014.
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